1. Brazil
  2. Rio de Janeiro (state)
  3. Rio de Janeiro
  4. Pedra Bonita

Rio de Janeiro: Paragliding Tandem Flight

Product ID: 238427
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Take part of unique paragliding flight over Rio de Janeiro, where you will have the incredible sensation of flying like a bird, with a light tropical breeze in your face. Marvel at the beautiful mountain and beach views over Rio de Janeiro.
About this activity
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Duration: 2 - 3 hours
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Pickup optional

Please wait outside the building, for last minute contact please use whatsapp or phone +5521 99843-9006, pickups are done at time chosen upon booking

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  • Experience the unique sensation of Paragliding over Rio de Janeiro
  • Get incredible panoramic views of Rio de Janeiro's landmarks
  • Run straight off the 525-meter (1,700-foot) Pedra Bonita mountain
  • Hear the sound of tropical birds as you share the sky
  • Share your adventure by posting exclusive pictures and videos taken during your flight
Full description
You'll start with a short briefing from some of the world's most experienced tandem pilots where you will learn about the take-off procedure and other important aspects of paragliding. Then, take off with your pilot over the edge of the mountain to paraglide smoothly through the tropical air. Any fear you may have will soon disappear and you will experience a very unique sense of tranquility only possible with non-motorized, open-air flight.

After enjoying the beautiful views over Rio de Janeiro, you'll land smoothly on São Conrado Beach. You'll also receive the exclusive pictures and videos taken during your adventure to share with your family and friends at home.
  • Paragliding tandem flight with an instructor
  • Harness and safety equipment
  • Transport from meeting point to launch site
What’s Not Included
  • Flight Insurance and launch usage fee of 60 Brazilian Reais (about $15)
  • Transfers to the meeting point or drop-off after the end of the activity, unless pickup selected
Not suitable for
  • Children under 16 years
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at São Conrado subway station Exit C, across the street from Extra Supermarket

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• Minimum age is 16 years, teenagers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult relative
• Seniors can fly as long as they're capable of following the take-off procedure
• Wear comfortable shoes that you make the take-off sprint in and which won't fall off during your flight
• Beach sandals are not allowed
• On cooler winter days bring a sweatshirt along
• This activity is dependant on current meteorological conditions and may need to be delayed or rescheduled if conditions are unsuitable
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From £162.15 £81.07 per person

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Product ID: 238427